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Ask the Republican leaders the REAL reason they are so intent on blocking jobs acts and cutting public educational funds (well put!!)

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"I think educating people about the realities of domestic violence could help form stronger support systems for survivors of abuse." ~ Domestic violence survivor #seethetriumph

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I'll never enjoy being around narcissistic people, and I'm glad. That's healthy... and it's about self-survival. I've been deeply wounded by a narcissistic family. And it continues, the smear campaigns and the poverty of empathy in exchange for verbal and emotional abuse, indifference/disdain about important broken promises, lies, a persistent prowl to destroy me. It's not paranoia if it's really true. I needed your help but you're just like them. So congratulations are.in.order. But you're…

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from Tori's Thought Bubble

Hate Didn’t Elect Donald Trump; People Did

Over the summer, my little sister had a soccer tournament at Bloomsburg University, located in central Pennsylvania. The drive there was about three hours and many of the towns we drove through sho…

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from The Cornerstone

Speaking out about race, poverty, riots, and our students

Being a white female I am given racial dominance where I don't have to worry about finding a band-aid that matches my skin color. As a woman I am disadvantaged by being looked at as incapable of performing certain tasks.

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Infographic: The Impact of Poverty on the Brain - WeAreTeachers
from WeAreTeachers

Infographic: The Impact of Poverty on the Brain

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"The opposite of poverty is justice" ~~Bryan Stevenson. "Poverty is man-made and it can be undone by human action." ~~Nelson Mandela. Interesting

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from from-student-to-teacher

https://ecopsi.org/blog/2014/10/31/lowest-child-pov...

Add to that school health care and lunch provided everyday, which covers about a third of the daily nutritional need. #Finland #child #poverty. Finland treats minors like people who deserve to be given a fair chance at life, imagine that.

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The opposite of poverty is not wealth, the opposite of poverty is justice. ~ Bryan Stevenson #quote Watch his excellent TED Talk: http://www.ted.com/playlists/15/the_pursuit_of_justice.html

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